Tag Archive: Memory


Gear Up: Consider Kingston memory cards for your phones, tablets, drones, cameras, and more

Despite the fact that phone makers have steadily increased the internal storage capacity of phones, there a many devices on the market which still offer support for external media. And, why not? Just because we can back files up in the cloud doesn’t mean that we actually have to do so. No, sometimes we like […]

Huawei CEO speaks on P10 memory + screen issues

Richard Yu blames supply chain issues for slower memory in some P10s, and static electricity for smudgy screens.

Storage speed in phones often isn’t heavily promoted, even in flagship handsets, but it’s something which can affect how fast a device feels. As Engadget’s Richard Lai reports, some Chinese Huawei P10 owners noticed slower flash memory performance in their devices — speeds in line with the older eMMC 5.1 spec, not the newer UFS 2.0/2.1. Unlucky devices with  [Read More…]

What was your first phone? Taking a walk down cell phone memory lane

Forget the smart little powerhouses we have in our hands today. We’re throwing it back to the olden days, before unlimited anything.

I’ve officially reached the point in my life that I can now look back nostalgically at my technology past. And since we’ve been talking about escapism, I thought it would be fun to start off the week with a trip down memory lane.

Lately, I’ve been thinking about my first cell phone, the Motorola StarTac. It was  [Read More…]

New ZEE Smart Core phone case delivers more power, memory and LED lighting show

If you always find your smartphone is running out of battery during the day and might benefit from a little bit of extra storage, then maybe you might be interested in Hello ZEE’s new smartcase called the ZEE Smart Core which was unveiled at CES 2017. The ZEE Smart Core works with iPhones/iPads but also

Save huge on Transcend flash memory in this Amazon Gold Box Deal!

Flash sale for flash storage!

Get a shiny new Samsung Galaxy S7 or HTC 10 for Christmas? Amazon and Transcend have you covered in today’s Gold Box deal with deals on microSD cards and flash storage!

The bulk of today’s deal is Lightning-port flash drives for our friends on the other side of the mobile ecosystem, but there are also a smattering of microSD, SD, and SSDs for the rest of us. As with most Gold Box  [Read More…]

Watch a man perfectly recreate a car from memory in Tilt Brush

Wow.

Tilt Brush was our VR app of the year for a reason: Google’s HTC Vive-exclusive toolkit is innovative, exciting and relatively easy to use, even for newcomers.

That’s no better conveyed than in this ad for the Nissan Micra, in which the car company tasked Britain’s Stephen Wiltshire, who has a photographic memory and a knack for detail, with recreating the car in the eponymous VR game after seeing it for only 60 seconds.

Yes, it’s an  [Read More…]

ZTE Axon 7 gets refresh with extra memory and storage

ZTE today revealed a limited-edition take on its Axon 7 smartphone. Available online as an unlocked handset, customers can pick one up for $ 499. What’s the difference from the standard $ 400 version? Extra memory and storage! The new, and more powerful version of the Axon 7 boasts 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage space. Other

Samsung can win the hearts of its Galaxy Note loyalists by bringing back the removable battery while giving us 6GB RAM, 256GB Memory and a 4K display

I wrote an editorial yesterday about how I am still using my Samsung Galaxy Note 7 and it still hasn’t exploded. The commenters in that post have inspired me to follow it up with another editorial. I no longer feel alone as a Note loyalist. Deep down, I have been a loyal Note fan since

Understanding memory card speeds and what works best for your phone

Buying an SD card shouldn’t be difficult. Learn what those numbers all mean and how to pick what’s best for you.

SD cards are a cheap way to provide extra storage for just about anything that can create or read a digital file. Most cameras use SD cards, as do audio players and recorders, digital photo frames, many laptops and a lot of phones. While we’re going to focus on the how what and why of  [Read More…]

Best Android Phones with Expandable Memory

Looking for the best phones with expandable memory to store your movies and music? You’ve come to the right place.

Best overall Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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The Galaxy S7 edge is the total package. The phone features a stunning metal-and-glass exterior backed by an excellent 5.5-inch display. The dual curved display is easily one of the best you’ll  [Read More…]